Martino Tattara
Martino Tattara
Architect and Associate professor of Architectural design
KU Leuven, Faculty of Architecture

Martino Tattara is a practicing architect and Associate professor of Architectural design at KU Leuven, Faculty of Architecture. After graduating in architecture at the Università Iuav di Venezia in 2002, he obtained a postgraduate Master degree at the Berlage Institute in Rotterdam in 2005, and a PhD in Urbanism at the Università Iuav di Venezia in 2008. Tattara has previously taught at numerus institutions, among which the Berlage Institute in Rotterdam and ETH Studio Basel.

During the last years, together with Dogma, the architectural practice he has established together with Pier Vittorio Aureli, he has been working on a research by design trajectory that focuses on domestic space and its potential for transformation. Dogma’s projects have been exhibited at various venues including the Tallinn Architecture Biennale 2014, the HKW Berlin 2015, the Biennale di Venezia in 2016 and 2021, the Chicago Architectural Biennial in 2017, the Flemish Architectural Institute in Antwerp, the Seoul Architecture Biennale and the Sharjah Architecture Triennale in 2019.


The office has recently published Living and working (The MIT Press 2022), a book that summarizes the office’s work on domestic space. The work of the office has recently been featured by El Croquis (208/2021).

martino.tattara@kuleuven.be